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The Resource Colossus : Hoover Dam and the making of the American century, Michael Hiltzik

Colossus : Hoover Dam and the making of the American century, Michael Hiltzik

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Colossus : Hoover Dam and the making of the American century
Title
Colossus
Title remainder
Hoover Dam and the making of the American century
Statement of responsibility
Michael Hiltzik
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author of "Dealers of Lightning" pens the definitive account of the epic construction of the Hoover Dam, one of the the 20th century's most consequential public works
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
356466
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hiltzik, Michael A
Dewey number
627/.820979313
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hoover Dam (Ariz. and Nev.)
  • Dams
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Hoover Dam and the making of the American century
Label
Colossus : Hoover Dam and the making of the American century, Michael Hiltzik
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 466-474) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: September 30, 1935: Roosevelt comes to the river -- Pt. 1: The sinful river. The journey of death ; Born of the desert ; Rockwood's gamble ; The Lord's dame site -- Pt. 2: The road to black canyon. Hoover steps in ; Battlegrounds ; Hurry-up Crowe ; The silver spike ; The big six ; Ragtown ; Rush job ; The Wobblies' last stand ; Ely's kingdom -- Pt. 3: The arch. The jumbos ; Turning points ; The rising ; The pour ; Reckonings ; The crest ; Legacies
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Free Press hardcover edition.
Extent
xiv, 496 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416532163
Lccn
2009033833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)436310851
  • ocn436310851
  • OCoLC
Label
Colossus : Hoover Dam and the making of the American century, Michael Hiltzik
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 466-474) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: September 30, 1935: Roosevelt comes to the river -- Pt. 1: The sinful river. The journey of death ; Born of the desert ; Rockwood's gamble ; The Lord's dame site -- Pt. 2: The road to black canyon. Hoover steps in ; Battlegrounds ; Hurry-up Crowe ; The silver spike ; The big six ; Ragtown ; Rush job ; The Wobblies' last stand ; Ely's kingdom -- Pt. 3: The arch. The jumbos ; Turning points ; The rising ; The pour ; Reckonings ; The crest ; Legacies
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Free Press hardcover edition.
Extent
xiv, 496 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416532163
Lccn
2009033833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)436310851
  • ocn436310851
  • OCoLC

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